BOSTON, MA (April 5, 2022) — The Planet Group, Planet Forward’s parent company, has been named one of the “Largest Temporary Placement Firms” and one of the “Largest Executive Search Firms” in Massachusetts by the Boston Business Journal .
Largest Temporary Placement Firm
The Planet Group ranked sixth out of the 22 staffing companies that were included on the Largest Temporary Placement Firms list. This is the second consecutive year that the company has participated in the BBJ’s ranking. Previously, Planet’s WinterWyman division (now Planet Technology and Planet Professional) had received the recognition for 17 years. Results were determined by the average number of temps supplied daily in Massachusetts.
Largest Executive Search Firm
The Planet Group also achieved a seventh-place ranking on the Largest Executive Search Firms list, which included a total of 22 recruitment firms. The BBJ defines executive search as the placement of individuals in full-time executive-level jobs paying at least $100,000 per year.
Planet’s staffing companies specialize in contract staffing, contract-to-hire, and direct hire (contingency search) in several high-growth areas, including:
- Energy / Engineering (Planet Forward)
- Nursing (Planet Healthcare)
- Core Technology, Enterprise Systems, and Creative & Digital Marketing (Planet Technology)
- Accounting & Finance, Human Resources, Administrative (Planet Professional)
ABOUT THE PLANET GROUP
The Planet Group, a portfolio company of Odyssey Investment Partners, consists of a group of related global consulting organizations and renowned staffing brands and has been purposefully built to address the professional services needs of leading companies in the Technology, Diversified Energy & Engineering, Accounting & Finance, Human Resources, Healthcare, and Digital Marketing areas. The company was founded in 2009 and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois with offices throughout the US and Europe.
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